Report analyzes firsthand responses from more than 1,800 U.S. consumers
SAN DIEGO – August 5, 2015 – BlueHornet Networks, Inc., the email marketing provider from Digital River, Inc., today released its 2015 Consumer Views of Email Marketing report: http://bit.ly/1IKHRNO. The primary research is based on a survey of more than 1,800 U.S. consumers between the ages of 18 and 64. One of the most notable takeaways from the survey confirms that email marketing continues to be a highly effective, influential promotional tool that motivates consumers to make purchases. Further, the report reveals insights into consumer email usage and purchasing behavior as well as explores the important relationship between email, mobile and social.
Key findings from the survey include:
“For the latest evolution of our survey, we expanded both our consumer panel size and our data analysis team to better understand consumers’ perceptions and expectations of email marketing. The survey results and insights make this our most interesting and compelling report to date,” said Mike Biwer, vice president and general manager for BlueHornet. “We found that consumers are very digitally connected, checking their emails throughout the day and across devices, yet surprisingly a bit unwilling to purchase via mobile devices. The vast majority expect marketers to know and understand them, and personalize messages accordingly. And they fully acknowledge the strong influence that email marketing has on their purchasing decisions. We hope digital marketers are as energized by the report findings as we are.”
BlueHornet’s 2015 Consumer Views of Email Marketing report was designed to give marketers actionable tips to improve their email marketing programs and added insight into:
About BlueHornet Networks
BlueHornet Networks helps companies large and small reach their email potential using a combination of enterprise-scale email marketing solutions and award-winning services. Brands rely on BlueHornet’s powerful, yet easy-to-use solutions to implement basic email marketing programs or develop sophisticated lifecycle messaging campaigns. Founded in 2000, BlueHornet is located in San Diego, Calif., and is the email marketing provider from Digital River, Inc. Contact BlueHornet for more information at 866-586-3755 or firstname.lastname@example.org; visit Bluehornet.com or follow @bluehornetemail on Twitter.
About Digital River, Inc.
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